Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c on AIX platform - Job of type OS Command to Backup a Database fails with ORA-01804: failure to initialize timezone information and SP2-0152 (Doc ID 1955420.1)

Last updated on MARCH 11, 2015

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 12.1.0.4.0 and later
IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit)

Symptoms

A OS job has been created from the Enterprise Manager Job page to backup a Oracle database running on a AIX host.

The script completes successfully when run directly from the OS command line.

When executed within Enterprise Manager, the job fails with the following error:

ERROR:
ORA-01804: failure to initialize timezone information
SP2-0152: ORACLE may not be functioning properly

 

Cause

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